in

All Tags » Squires (RSS)

Browse by Tags

  • 45) Garden survey

    45) Garden survey - April 14, 2001 Kim McManus surveys the area around the Squires Tavern building for an appropriate area to lay out a herb and/or period garden. She has agreed to help establish the garden as part of her outreach project in the UConn master gardener course.
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 04-14-2001
  • 44) Building investigation

    44) Building investigation - April 9, 2001 Walt Landgraf and Fred Warner take a close look at certain features of the Squires Tavern building, especially the basement, crawl space and attic in an effort to determine the age and construction of the main house and ell. It appears that the main part of...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 04-09-2001
  • 43) Squires Tavern committee meeting

    43) Squires Tavern committee meeting - March 31, 2001 Ullmann family descendants present lots of photos, anecdotes, and records regarding the history of the building. Kim McManus displays garden plot plans and drawings of a modular type period garden that could be completed over time near the building...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 03-31-2001
  • 42) Ullman family support

    42) Ullman family support - March 16, 2001 The Historical Society has been in touch with several members of the Ullman family who are relatives of Johann and Augusta Ullmann, long time owners of the building and farm that is now part of Peoples Forest. A wealth of genealogical information, stories and...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 03-16-2001
  • 41) Research effort produces another key fact

    41) Research effort produces another key fact - March 8, 2001 Walt Landgraf's team of researchers continues genealogy and land records work. One key fact that comes to light is the earliest reference found so far of a house at the site. In an 1801 deed from Bennett to Upson, the house is specifically...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 03-08-2001
  • 40) Squires Tavern committee meeting

    40) Squires Tavern committee meeting - February 24, 2001 State Representative Richard Ferrari attends and briefs the committee on the possibility of receiving State funds to help with renovation costs. He advises that we be conservative and move the project forward on the assumption that we will not...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 02-24-2001
  • 39) Research effort continues

    39) Research effort continues - January 31, 2001 Research team continues working. Walt Landgraf locates a major find at the State Historical Society in Hartford: an account book of Bela Squires covering 1849 to 1851. This along with other information uncovered is slowly but surely providing a glimpse...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 01-31-2001
  • 38) Squires Tavern committee meeting

    38) Squires Tavern committee meeting - January 27, 2001 Lease document for Squires Tavern modified by Historical Society and Town of Barkhamsted and returned to State DEP for their review. Fred Warner and Walt Landgraf report on the excellent research progress which will be used for application to National...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 01-27-2001
  • 37) Work starts on producing a set of building plans

    37) Work starts on producing a set of building plans - January 14, 2001 Architectural designer Amy Connolly volunteers to begin work on a set of plans of the building. Walt Landgraf and Charlie Lynes assist her in recording many of the necessary building dimensions needed to work up the plans, which...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 01-14-2001
Page 38 of 41 (409 items) « First ... < Previous 36 37 38 39 40 Next > ... Last »
Terms Of Service | Privacy Policy
All Copy and Images Copyright © 2019 Barkhamsted Historical Society All Rights Reserved.
Powered by Community Server (Non-Commercial Edition), by Telligent Systems